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Fall Arizona Wine Festivals

  • Arizona Stronghold Tour de Terroir: On October 26 enjoy a camping trip at the  Bonita Springs vineyard in Willcox. Learn more
  • Arizona Wine Growers Association Grand Wine Festival, Scottsdale: Enjoy samples from more than 30 Arizona wineries on November 16 from 11am-8pm at Kierland Commons in Scottsdale. Tickets are $30, which include eight tasting tickets and a commemorative glass, and can be purchased online.
  • Grapes on the Grotto, Phoenix: Enjoy Arizona wines, artists and food vendors at the Arizona Center in downtown Phoenix December 7-8. Tickets start at $20 and include six tasting tickets and a commemorative glass, and can be purchased online.

Wagyu and Wine at the capital grille

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Through November 17 enjoy a Wagyu burger paired with wine for $25 available at the bar at The Capital Grille. Pairings include:

  • Wagyu burger with Capital Grille steak sauce, grilled onions and Vermont white cheddar best paired with Beringer, Knights Valley Reserve, Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Wagyu mushroom burger with soy-braised shitake, Jarlsberg cheese and truffle aioli best paired with Beaulieu Vineyards, Carneros, Pinot Noir
  • Wagyu cheeseburger with fried egg and Havarti cheese best paired with paired with Stags’ Leap The Investor, Napa Valley, Bordeaux Blend